Name of Podcast: Le podcast des bouquins (The book’s podcast)
What topics are covered: This podcast talks about literature.
Why is it good to listen to? The hosts speak with informal French and quite slowly. It is not a very dynamic show, but it allows the listener to focus on what is said. Sometimes, we can notice some background sounds due to fact that it is not professionals who are broadcasting.
You can subscribe or listen to the podcast by finding “Le podcast des bouquins” on iTunes, or through http://www.leblogdesbouquins.fr/p/le-podcast-des-bouquins.html
How often are the podcasts updated? The podcasts are updated irregularly
Length of each podcast: Each episode is about one hour long.
Podcast Description: “Le podcast des bouquins” is a podcast presented by two readers as well as some guests. The goal is to share impressions and moments of reading, and to open the debate on issues that affect the world of literature and books in general. The presenters, depending on what they like, choose the topics.
In each episode, they present a book. First, they talk about the author, his life, and his other works of his career. Then, they make a summary of the book and explain their views on the book, what they loved and most hated, what surprised them …On their blog, each month, there is a common reading of a new book, announced in advance, for which they will both write a review and post it on the blog. Everyone can comment on the reviews. The purpose of the podcast and the blog is a desire to exchange and discuss literature.
Summary: This podcast is interesting for people who like literature and want to know more about French authors.